Welcome to the department of Anaesthesia of Sant Parmanand Hospital, Ring Road Kashmiri Gate Delhi.
Anaesthesiology is a branch of medicine, dedicated to provide pain relief unconsciousness and complete vital care to the patients; during and after the surgery.
The department of Anaesthesiology at the SPH Ring Road Kashmiri Gate is a state of the art department offering excellent Anaesthesia, Critical care and pain management services. The department of anaesthesiology is one of the prime specialities at Sant Parmanand Hospital owing to adoption of cutting edge technology and the premise with which it has been working to provide utmost care to its patients.
The department of Anaesthesiology not only renders its services at state of the art Operation Theatres but also extends its services from Preanaesthesia clinic to Intensive Care Units and Post-operative Anaesthesia Care Units. The department caters to a wide range of specialities varying from Orthopaedics, General Surgery, ENT, Ophthalmology, Urology, Paediatrics, Gastroenterology, Neurosurgery and Surgical Oncology. It also been offering services to Radiology and Imaging.
At Sant Parmanand Hospital, our aim is to make patients comfortable with the surgical procedures by bringing in a positive change in their perception and attitude through our excellent services of anaesthesia, critical care services and pain management programs.
General Anaesthesia- Involves administration of anaesthetic agents intravenously which induce a state of controlled unconsciousness in patients undergoing any surgery. The anaesthetic agents given causes patient to stop responding to the pain sensations and these agents may also induce changes in their breathing and circulation. The anaesthetist continuously monitor the patients during general anaesthesia and carefully manage their airway, blood circulation and their general responses.
Regional Anaesthesia- Involves administration of drugs in subarachnoid/epidural space. This cause’s lower part of the body below umbilicus numb / pain-free and without any sensation .Operation on lower half of the body can be very comfortably done under regional anaesthesia.
Nerve Block Anaesthesia- Injection of local anaesthetic around the major nerve bundles supplying various regions of body such as hand, forearm, shoulder, abdomen, thighs or ankle. Regional anaesthesia is administered with the help of a nerve-locating device such as ultrasound or a nerve stimulator. After local anaesthesia, it may become difficult to move that part of the body as the patient experiences numbness and tingling in that area.
Local Anaesthesia- Involves injecting local anaesthetic into an area of the tissue near the surgical site. It may be given alone or in combination with sedation or general anaesthesia depending upon the duration of the surgery and preference of the patient. It is usually used in cases of minor surgical procedures.
Sedation- It is a method of bringing the patients into a reduced level of consciousness, however allowing them to respond to the stimuli of light touch and verbal commands, thus helping the specialist to perform a procedure. Some of the commonly used medications include benzodiazepines, opioids which cause sedation and provide pain relief to the patients.
Spinal Anaesthesia- In this the Drug is Injected into the Spinal Cord of Patient. The Surgery of lower body can be done under spinal anaesthesia .It is consider very safe.
Anaesthesia administration outside OT- With the growing demand of anaesthesia care outside the operating room, owing to the advancement in diagnostic techniques and the financial advantages of hospitals settings, more and more procedures are being performed outside the hospital Operation Theatres. Some of the common sites outside OT where Anaesthesia is administered include Emergency room, Neuroradiology department such as CT, MRI and Pain clinic.
Anaesthesia in Peri-operative period- The department of Anaesthesiology provides complete care to patients before , during and after any surgery. This includes pre-anaesthesia evaluation, Monitoring of airway, blood circulation and general responses during the surgery and post-operative care.
Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine- Pain Management strongly condemns the belief that pain has to be endured after any surgery. Pain Management services available at Sant Parmanand Hospital include:
Acute pain management services provide quick and safest pain relief to patients post-surgery. It also employs specialized invasive procedures to decrease all kinds of acute pains. The program not only promotes quick recovery but also reduces the hospital stay and decreases the chances of one to develop chronic pain syndromes. Thus the department of Anaesthesiology and Pain Management at Sant Parmanand Hospital aims to provide quality care to patients and minimize complications through its Acute Pain Relief services. It also provides pain relief in cases where patients have already been taking strong analgesics for the treatment of non-malignant and cancerous pain. Owing to our highly experienced physicians trained in the field of pathophysiology, neurophysiology and pharmacology, we have been following best pain management practises. The treatments offered at the pain Management Clinic at Sant Parmanand Hospital range from simple medications to interventional pain management programs such as Neural blockade, Intrathecal and Epidural infusions among many others.
Chronic Pain Management Treatment for Chronic pain conditions such as low back pain, painful arthritis of joints, headache, low back and neck pain and pain occurring as a result of Painful diabetic neuropathy, fibromyalgia, Herpes Zoster pain, CRPS, Chronic pelvic pain , Post trauma pain, Genito-urinary pain among other conditions are also available at the Pain Management Clinic at Sant Parmanand Super Speciality Hospital.
Anaesthesia in Surgical ICU- The department of Anaesthesiology provides 24 hour support to the surgical units at the Hospital which includes acute and chronic pain management/resuscitative procedures/ventilator initiation, support and maintenance. Supportive and corrective treatment for critically ill and multiorgan failure patients.
In our new hospital, we have 6 dedicated and highly experienced Anaesthesia consultants running the Department.